The Three Towers Hike

QUALIFICATIONS

All finishers will receive a badge and certificate.
Non-finishers will receive a certificate
Classic Explorer Tim's Junket ScoutPlus Scout
Target Core Age 18-75 years old 14-18 years old families 13-14 years old 11-13 years old
Minimum Age 16 years 13½ 8 years 12½ 10 years
Maximum Age 100 years 100 years † 100 years under 14½ years under 14½ years
Age Restrictions and Exceptions - † teams with hikers aged eighteen or over cannot win 'Explorer Trophy' but will receive certificates and badges under 16's can enter if walking with participating parent/guardian 12½-13 and 14½ upto 15th birthday permitted only on Hike Director's discretion Each team must contain at least two team members in the target core age.
Classic Explorer Tim's Junket ScoutPlus Scout
Membership There are no membership restriction to the Classic Event. It is an 'Open' Event open to non-Scouting and to Scouting alike. Hikers must be a member of either the Scout Association or Girl Guide Assocation. Under special circumstances, occasional invitations will be made to other approved Youth Organisations. There are no membership restriction to the Tim's Junket Event. It is an 'Open' Event open to non-Scouting and to Scouting alike. Hikers entering the ScoutPlus Event must be a member of a Scout Troop working towards their link to an Explorer Scout Unit or have recently been invested as an Explorer Scout (but were still in the Troop on 31 Dec 2012). The clause aboute entrants having completed the Scout event in under 7½ hours has been removed. Hikers entering the Scout Event must be a member of a Scout Troop. Scouts who have joined an Explorer Scout Unit cannot enter this event.
Classic Explorer Tim's Junket ScoutPlus Scout
Home Location There are no geographic limitations to where hikers come from. There are no geographic limitations to where hikers come from. There are no geographic limitations to where hikers come from. Hikers entering the ScoutPlus Event must be resident in Berkshire or attending a Scout Troop located within Berkshire. Hikers entering the Scout Event must be resident in Berkshire or attending a Scout Troop located within Berkshire. (guest teams excepted)
Classic Explorer Tim's Junket ScoutPlus Scout
Number of teams A maximum 30 teams are permitted. A maximum 20 teams are permitted. A maximum 30 teams are permitted. A maximum 20 teams are permitted. A maximum 60 teams are permitted.
Team Size 3 or 4 people 3 or 4 people 3 or 4 people 3 or 4 people 3 or 4 people
Classic Explorer Tim's Junket ScoutPlus Scout
Distance 66km/43miles 42km/28miles 20km/12miles 36km/24miles 27km/17miles
Checkpoints to visit 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 19 20 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 19 20 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 19 20 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 19 20 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 19 20
Walk Time 9-24 hours 6-18 hours 3-6 hours 6-14 hours 4½-9 hours
Classic Explorer Tim's Junket ScoutPlus Scout
Entry Fee £22(£16 under 18) per hiker £16 (£22 over 18) per hiker £14 per hiker £14 per hiker £12 per hiker
Classic Explorer Tim's Junket ScoutPlus Scout
Prizes & Rewards All finishers will receive a badge and certificate.
Non-finishers will receive a certificate
All finishers will receive a badge and certificate.
Non-finishers will receive a certificate
All finishers will receive a badge and certificate.
Non-finishers will receive a certificate
All finishers will receive a badge and certificate.
Non-finishers will receive a certificate
All finishers will receive a badge and certificate.
Non-finishers will receive a certificate
Trophies Trophy for fastest team and fastest individual. Other sponsored trophies may also be available. Trophy for fastest team. Trophy for fastest team. Trophy for fastest team. Trophy for fastest team. Trophy for fastest team of under 12's
Classic Explorer Tim's Junket ScoutPlus Scout

† based on core age

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